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Review: The Dilemma
Such defining efforts as Cocoon and Apollo 13 seem light years away for Ron Howard after his meanderings in the pages of Dan Brown ( The Da Vinci Code and Angels & Demons ) and this tripe about men behaving badly.
Note to Vaughn: it's time to move on.
| January 21, 2011
God-fearing creationists won't find anything to worry them in Jon Amiel's stiff, stodgy, PBS-style telling of the life of Charles Darwin (Paul Bettany) during the time he was writing (slowly, very slowly) The Origin of Species .
The origin of specious
| January 22, 2010
Review: He's Just Not That Into You
And why isn't he? Could it be because you're needy, nagging, and possibly psychotic?
Reduces both men and women to shrill stereotypes
| February 04, 2009
Review: The Day the Earth Stood Still
The scene set in McDonald's makes sense, unlike the rest of the plot.
| December 16, 2008
Dance, Monkey: The Steamy Bohemians
We can’t believe she chose her baby brother over David’s Bowie.
We put a couple of comics on the hot seat. This week’s victims . . .
SARA FAITH ALTERMAN
| November 06, 2007
Rage itself becomes a monster.
Author John Burnham Schwartz on adapting his novel, Reservation Road
| October 18, 2007
In the pioneering early-’80s days of the Toronto Film Festival, the audience actually rose before movie showings for a canned recording of “God Save the Queen.”
The 2007 Toronto Film Festival
| September 18, 2007
Of course I imagined I was Jennifer Connelly.
David Bowie in tights
| June 27, 2007
After centuries of raping Africa for its resources, now we exploit its misery for our amusement. Watch the trailer for Blood Diamond (QuickTime)
Raping Africa for ratings
| February 20, 2007
Suburbia is hell, and serious Hollywood movies from The Graduate to American Beauty have been there to point fingers on the lawns of the damned. Watch the trailer for Little Children (QuickTime)
Bums out suburbanites and makes Oscar happy
| February 20, 2007
New to DVD for the week of December 27, 2005
New DVD releases for the week of December 27, 2005
| January 17, 2006
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